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Navigating Empathy

Navigating Empathy

Navigating Empathy: Avoiding Common Pitfalls and Cultivating Genuine Connection As I’ve practiced giving empathy to my husband, daughters, sisters and friends, I’ve noticed some of the ways we attempt to comfort and soothe others that actually might be more hurtful...

14 Great Date Ideas!

14 Great Date Ideas!

14 Great Date Ideas!  February is one of our favorite months here at Married Life Counseling and we want to make it your favorite month too! We're excited to extend our love for this month to you by offering 14 fantastic date Ideas perfect for Valentine’s Day, or...

Family Hiking Fun

Family Hiking Fun

"I don't want to go on a hike!" whines my 9-year old son James, "My ankles hurt" groans my 12-year old daughter Ella. The complaints are constant these days, but I'm not phased. It's natural for kids to push back, but there are times when we as parents need to...

Are you lonely?

Are you lonely?

Are You Lonely? Have you ever felt lonely in a crowd? When you're amongst family and friends, have you ever felt lonely? Do you ever feel lonely in your closest relationship? Loneliness Loneliness has been called a national healthcare crisis because of the...

How to Date Better- Date #3

How to Date Better- Date #3

Date Better- Date #3 Forts and Flicks Ya’ll, we’ve outdone ourselves on this one. Not only has this date been the MOST fun and laughs we have had in all of our Date Better testing, but it's also 100% free from the everyday average date. If you will only do one of...

How to Date Better- Date #1

How to Date Better- Date #1

How to Date Better! Dates for deeper connection, better conversations, and more fun. I know we are supposed to set aside time each week to date our significant other, but actually doing so is easier said than done.  Even when you do have time, a sitter lined up and...